Google's Experimental Newsroom Avoids Negative Headlines

theodp writes: After Brazil's dramatic World Cup defeat by Germany, writes NPR's Aarti Shahani, Google's experimental newsroom focused on search trends that didn't rub salt in Brazil's wounds, choosing to not publish a single trend on Brazilian search terms.

Google's Experimental Newsroom Avoids Negative Headlines

theodp writes: After Brazil's dramatic World Cup defeat by Germany, writes NPR's Aarti Shahani, Google's experimental newsroom focused on search trends that didn't rub salt in Brazil's wounds, choosing to not publish a single trend on Brazilian search terms.

Supreme Court Gives Tacit Approval To Warrantless DNA Collection

An anonymous reader writes On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review a case involving the conviction of a man based solely on the analysis of his "inadvertently shed" DNA.

What Would Minecraft 2 Look Like Under Microsoft?

An anonymous reader writes "Microsoft spent billions purchasing Mojang, the studio behind the game Minecraft, and while it's unlikely to start work on a sequel anytime soon, rather than continue development of the game, it's worth considering what a Minecraft 2 will look like. After all,

Why We Should Stop Hiding File-Name Extensions

An anonymous reader writes 14 years after the Anna Kournikova virus took advantage of users' ignorance about file-name extensions in order to wreak worldwide havoc,

Khronos Group Announces Vulkan To Compete Against DirectX 12

Phopojijo writes The Khronos Group has announced the Vulkan API for compute and graphics. Its goal is to compete against DirectX 12. It has some interesting features,

Inside the North Korean Data Smuggling Movement

Sparrowvsrevolution writes A new Wired magazine story goes inside the North Korean rebel movement seeking to overthrow Kim Jong-un by smuggling USB drives into the country packed with foreign television and movies. As the story describes, one group has stashed USB drives in Chinese cargo trucks.

NVIDIA Fixes Old Compiz Bug

jones_supa writes NVIDIA has fixed a long-standing issue in the Ubuntu Unity desktop by patching Compiz. When opening the window of a new application, it would go black or become transparent on NVIDIA hardware. There have been bug reports dating back to Ubuntu 12.10 times.

Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email At State Dept., Possibly Breaking Rules

HughPickens.com writes: The NY Times reports that Hillary Rodham Clinton exclusively used a personal email account to conduct government business as secretary of state, according to State Department officials.

Asteroid Mining Bill Introduced In Congress To Protect Private Property Rights

MarkWhittington writes: "Rep. Bill Posey (R-FL) announced on Thursday that he was introducing a bill along with Rep, Derek Kilmer (D-WA) called the American Space Technology for Exploring Resource Opportunities in Deep Space (ASTEROIDS) Act of 2014 (PDF).

Aereo Embraces Ruling, Tries To Re-Classify Itself As Cable Company

An anonymous reader writes Rather than completely shuttering its TV-over-the-internet business, Aereo has decided to embrace the Supreme Court's recent decision against it. In a letter to the lower court overseeing the litigation between the company and network broadcasters,

Hair-Raising Technique Detects Drugs, Explosives On Human Body

sciencehabit writes Scientists have found a way to combine Van de Graaff generators with a common laboratory instrument to detect drugs, explosives, and other illicit materials on the human body. In the laboratory,

[图]蓝色梦想 魅族苏宁29日举办战略合作发布会

5月27日消息,魅族科技联合苏宁云商集团宣布,将于5月29日在北京华商会议中心举办战略发布会。本次发布会主题为“蓝色梦想”,魅族与苏宁两个中国“蓝色梦想”美妙结合,将联合发出具有开创意义的战略合作宣言。

Facebook Q2财报:营收29.1亿美元,62%来自于移动

全球最大的社交网站Facebook于本周三公布了其截至6月30日的2014年第二季度财务报告。报告显示,2014年第二季度,Facebook营收为29.1亿美元,同比增长61%;净利润为7.91亿美元,同比增长138%。

Stephen Hawking is against artificial intelligence because it threatens his position as a thought le

A huge fear surrounding the rise of artificial intelligence is that of its effect on employment. As more tasks are able to be carried out by automated systems, people will lose their jobs.Read more: http://www.itproportal.

Big Man Gyrates With Bear, Things Get Weird at NHL Game

It's a classic sports tale: A hefty fan takes off his shirt and shakes everything his momma gave him to "Turn Down For What" at an NHL game. He guzzles beer. A person in a bear suit joins the party.

陌陌上市,陌生人社交才刚刚上路

据最新消息称,国内移动社交应用陌陌向SEC提交IPO申请,拟最高融资3亿美元,在纳斯达克交易所挂牌上市,股票交易代码为MOMO。

智联招聘营收超预期增长22.6% 职业发展平台转型深化

智联招聘转型“人才加工厂”净利大幅增长26.8% 第一季度总营收达到2.935亿元人民币(约合4780万美元),同比大幅增长22.6%,大幅超出分析师预期,同时也超出了公司自身2.7-2.

Geforce GTX 960 Review: Sweet Spot' GPU or Not?

Introduced last September, Nvidia's Maxwell-based GeForce GTX 970 and GTX 980 delivered twice the performance per watt of their Kepler equivalents on top of bringing support for Microsoft's upcoming DirectX 12 API as well as other new features such as Nvidia Voxel Global Illumination (VXGI),

超級英雄之父 Stan Lee 首次化身遊戲角色

炮製出不少經典漫畫超級英雄角色的 Stan Lee 不但是漫畫家、編輯、演員、製作人,他最近還成為遊戲內的一個角色。過往他創作的漫畫英雄經常出現在電子遊戲世界,而 Stan Lee 本人登陸遊戲內則是首次。

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DARPA资助Tor改进隐藏服务

作为Memex搜索项目的一部分,美国国防部高级研究计划署(DARPA)资助Tor开发者去改进隐藏服务(hidden services)。Tor项目已经证实了此事,但拒绝披露拨款金额和条款等细节。

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